Resources

  • References


    Buprenorphine: an alternative to methadone.
    Med Lett Drugs Ther. 2003; 45:13.


    Drugs, brains, and behavior. The science of addiction National Institute for Drug Abuse website. Available at:
    http://www.drugabuse.gov/sites/default/files/sciofaddiction.pdf. Updated August 2010. Accessed June 19, 2014.


    Drugfacts: Treatment approaches for drug addiction. National Institute for Drug Abuse website. Available at:
    http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/treatment-approaches-drug-addiction. Updated September 2009. Accessed June 19, 2014.


    Giannini AJ.
    An approach to drug abuse, intoxication, and withdrawal.
    Am Fam Physician. 2000;61(9):2763-2774.


    Kosten TR, O'Connor PG. Management of drug and alcohol withdrawal.
    N Engl J Med. 2003; 348:1786.


    O'Connor, PG. Methods of detoxification and their role in treating patients with opioid dependence.
    JAMA. 2005; 294:961.


    Opioid withdrawal. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated May 20, 2014. Accessed June 19, 2014.


    Principles of drug addiction treatment: a research based guide. National Institute of Drug Abuse website. Available at:
    http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/principles-drug-addiction-treatment. Updated December 2012. Accessed June 19, 2014.

  • Resources

    National Institute on Drug Abuse

    http://www.nida.nih.gov

    Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

    http://www.samhsa.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

    http://www.camh.net

    Narcotics Anonymous

    http://www.torontona.org